In this week’s Express

Week 35 front page
Week 35 front page
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IN this week’s Express we report on how a young woman has spoken of her torment after her paedophile stepfather, who subjected her to years of rape and sexual abuse, was jailed for 18 years.

Also in news:

- A ‘haunted’ house steeped in decades of Pontefract folklore is set to make its big screen debut next month.

- A valuable sculpture by Castleford’s most famous son is being uprooted from its home after more than 30 years amid fears it may be swiped by metal thieves.

- Pontefract Hospital’s A&E department will reopen its doors at night again from Monday.

- Delighted rugby league chiefs are celebrating a future stadium revamp after getting the green light from planning bosses.


- All the latest news from Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers including full previews of their final home league matches this Sunday.

- Action photographs, match reports and photographs from the National Champions Schools finals involving Castleford Academy and St Wilfrid’s, Featherstone.

- A full round up of news and reports from the local soccer scene.

Promotions and competitions:

- Two for one at Brodsworth Hall

- Abdul’s drink offer at his Indian restaurant on Southgate in Pontefract

- Free Rosemary Conley club memberships